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Duke of Duckworth

€€ - €€€, British,
325 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1G9, Canada
+1 709-739-6344
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (344 reviews)
“stuffing” (18 reviews)
“french fries” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
€€ - €€€
325 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1G9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I asked where I should go for fish and chips, this was the recommended place by the hotel. A good solid choice. Nice selection of beer. Fish and chips was great but could have been better with another minute in the fryer. Friendly environment.

Thank Ttaylo3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was actually the first place I ever had the traditional “fries, dressing and gravy” in St John’s and I have to say that every other place I had it I compared it to this one! It was delicious. Be sure to sit in throne...More

Thank ncornies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was St. Paddy Day and very busy. The service was fast and the fish was crispy, crunchy and hot. Fresh and tasty meal at at a great price.

Thank cherokee2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two of us out for a quick meal of fish & chips. Waiter told us the fish being served was frozen as we are a week outside of the fishery being open to get fresh fish. At the same time he told us the frozen...More

1  Thank Global4755
Reviewed 19 April 2018

This iconic location in St. John's not only serves the best fish & chips in the city, but hands down the best I have ever had, period. In fact, my wife and I were filmed for a travel documentary, discussing the greatness of the Duke's...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The Duke is a social institution in St. John’s. It is a great place for a GOOD pint of Guinness with the best fish and chips in town. The cod is always fresh, lightly battered with delicious fries, smothered in malt vinegar. You feel like...More

Thank Michaelshall
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Best Fish and Chips in town. Selection of beers and great staff. Definitely recommended. The added bonus of football and sports on the TVs. That’s real football for you who play it with your hands! Premier League, Champions League, looking forward to the World Cup.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

This local establishment is a must so for any first time St. John’s visitor. We came in for lunch on a Friday afternoon before St. Patrick’s Day and the place was packed. We both ordered the 2 pcs fish and chips with side dressing and...More

Thank JY_Globetrotter
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We had a group of 5 that all ordered fish & chips. All were very happy with the choice. I am in town for a week and will be back at the Duke before I leave.

Thank ZOOIE2001
Reviewed 22 February 2018

This place is small but has everything you could possibly wish for in a Newfoundland Bar and Restaurant Its a hot spot for locals so be sure to get their as early as possible. I dearly love Friday Evening Happy Hour with friends as we...More

Thank JRGBonavistaS
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19 January 2018|
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Response from NFLDTOWNIE | Reviewed this property |
I did go to the Duke yesterday, but just for the pints of ale, and I did remember to ask. It may not help but the answer I got was "four or six different ingredients but I don't know what they are.". I explained that someone... More
30 August 2017|
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Response from vivalv1020 | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is live music on the weekends.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1G9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-739-6344
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